A voluntary recall for the Playtex® Nurser Deluxe Double Electric Breast Pump has been issued because a faulty AC/DC power adapter sold with the pump may cause an electrical shock.
What You Can Do & How a Playtex Breast Pump Lawsuit Can Help
The Schmidt Firm, PLLC is currently accepting Playtex Breast Pump induced injury cases in all 50 states. If you or somebody you know was injured by Playtex Breast Pump, you should contact our lawyers immediately for a free case consultation. Please use the form below to contact our Defective Drug Litigation Group or call us toll-free 24 hours a day at (866) 920-0753.
Playtex Nurser Deluxe Breast Pump Recall
Playtex Manufacturing Inc. and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a voluntary recall and a Safety Alert for the Playtex® Nurser Deluxe Double Electric Breast Pump on March 19, 2014.
According to Playtex:
“Consumer safety is a primary objective of Playtex and we are taking this action out of an abundance of caution. The casing on some adapters may become loose and separate, resulting in a potential for electric shock. No injuries have been reported to date.”
What products were recalled?
The recalled AC/DC power adaptors were sold along with the Playtex Nurser Deluxe Double Electric Breast Pump and they were not sold separately. They are marked with serial number P12324-XXXX through P13205-XXXX and production code 1241 through 1324. They were manufactured from November 2012 through July 2013.
If you purchased the recalled AC/DC power adapter and breast pump, you should immediately stop using the power adapter if it shows signs of separating. Contact Playtex for a replacement by calling 1-888-207-1492 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.playtexproducts.com.
If you are a retailer, return any remaining Playtex breast pumps with the recalled AC/DC power adapter.
If you were injured, contact a lawyer. You should also report you adverse reaction to the FDA’s MedWatch Adverse Event Reporting program either online, by regular mail or by fax.
- Complete and submit the report Online: www.fda.gov/medwatch/report.htm
- Regular Mail or Fax: Download form www.fda.gov/MedWatch/getforms.htm or call 1-800-332-1088 to request a reporting form, then complete and return to the address on the pre-addressed form, or submit by fax to 1-800-FDA-0178
Do I have a Playtex Breast Pump Lawsuit?
The Schmidt Firm, PLLC is currently accepting Playtex Breast Pump injury cases in all 50 states. If you or somebody you know was injured by Playtex Breast Pump, you should contact our lawyers immediately for a free case consultation. Please use the form below to contact our Defective Drug Litigation Group or call us toll-free 24 hours a day at (866) 920-0753.
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